A Columbus man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Friday will spend 35 years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections.
A crowd of supporters for former Columbus High School choir director Michael Jackson openly sobbed in court Friday as Jackson was sentenced to serve seven years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections for soliciting a student for sex.
A former Columbus High School chorus teacher will spend seven years in the Mississippi Department of Corrections, following a guilty verdict in a child exploitation case this week.
On Memorial Day in 1866, barely a year after the end of the Civil War, a group of Columbus women decorated the Friendship Cemetery graves of Confederate soldiers -- along with the graves of several unknown Union soldiers.
Two Columbus Air Force Base pilots who ejected from a T-38C Talon II before it crashed outside the base Wednesday morning were released from Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle, CAFB spokespeople confirmed Wednesday.
The Lee Middle School property on Military Road is now a Mississippi Historic Landmark.
Columbus Fire and Rescue's brand new trophy stands proudly in Fire Station 1, where it commemorates the quick actions of three firefighters -- and one child from the Boys and Girls Club -- who dispensed of a plate of 50 chicken wings in less than six minutes.
For Jason and Kelsey Bigelow, going to church on Sundays has traditionally meant making a trek of more than an hour to and from Tupelo.
Michelle Harmon has been working as a speech pathologist for 35 years and says she has never once been bored.
Columbus Redevelopment Authority on Wednesday released possible future plans for the Lee Middle School property.
David Duett's job interview was going great.
The Columbus native had been referred for the position by the business' owner. The hiring manager had come to the portion of the interview where she talked about salary and time off, and Duett was hopeful.
The city of West Point is facing a federal lawsuit from a man claiming West Point police used unnecessary force while arresting him during a welfare check.
he 23rd annual Market Street Festival in downtown Columbus will take place this weekend.
Starting Friday, residents and Columbus visitors can enjoy live music, vendors and other entertainment downtown for the annual festival. Hosted by Main Street Columbus, the festival occurs every first weekend of May.
West Point Police Department is investigating a traffic accident that killed an Alabama man on Highway 45 Alternate near the Hampton Inn Monday.
About 5,000 people are expected to come to Columbus for the state's second biggest soccer tournament this weekend.
Omar Beard has been in the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center since March 2012.
Vonnie Moody admits she doesn't know much yet about the history of her new house -- but she does know that history is rich.
The Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees will look at 19 of the 21 applications of superintendent candidates.
Whenever someone asks Andy Andrews what he does for a living, he tells them he's a noticer.
Super Troopers actor Erik Stolhanske will make an appearance at the third Golden Triangle Comic Con on Aug. 18.
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